The Hermitage is hosting their first Hermitage Handmade Festival on Sunday, September 11th. The free event will feature a live acoustic performance by nationally acclaimed BORNS! You may know his hit song “Electric Love”, from his most recent album Dopamine, which peaked on music charts across the country.

Along with stellar music, this festival is great opportunity to stock up on gifts for the coming holidays, and a chance to support 50+ local artisans. The festival will feature local famed food trucks Waffeltina and Capt’n Crabby with delicious fare for purchase. Additionally, available for purchase, will be bloody marys, mimosas at an outdoor bar. Friends, family, this festival is one for all! Finish off your summer with the Hermitage Handmade Festival; it’s going to be memorable to say the least, you don’t want to miss this.

Festival Schedule:

10:00AM- Gates Open

10:00AM-4:00PM- Shop the artisan market of 50+ vendors on the front lawn

-Open House at the Visual Arts Studio

-Free admission to the museum

-Eat from local food trucks (details announced soon!)

-Purchase mimosas, bloody marys, beer + wine at the outdoor bar

10:45AM- BØRNS free acoustic set on the back lawn

11:00AM- Make-and-Take Family Craft Activity

11:30AM- Clay Handbuilding Demo with Hermitage Studio volunteer Barbara Bloom

12:00PM- Get your Craft On! activity with Hermitage Craft Night instructor Eleise Theuer

1:00PM- Family Yoga Class with Hermitage Yoga Camp instructor Barbara Schlegel in the Sunken Tennis Court

2:00PM- Wheel-Throwing Demo with Hermitage Pottery instructor Angela Tilley

4:00PM- Event ends